www.tulsaworld.com By John Klien When Vivian Clark-Adams arrived at McLain High School in the mid-1960s, she was one of just 12 black children in her class of 455 students. “Our family moved into what was primarily a white neighborhood in north Tulsa,”...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   More than 200 pregnant women and new mothers will attend a free community baby shower on Saturday. Attendees will have the opportunity to visit with 30 local vendors ranging from health resources to child care providers. Guests will...
www.fbcnt.org By Pastor Anthony L. Scott   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EoCyiTtXH_Y   In expounding on prayer, Oswald Chambers said, “it is only when a man flounders beyond any grip of himself and cannot understand things that he really prays.”  It is not part of our natural life...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     Here we go again…another African American owned business being dismissed by the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce over an apparent contractual discrepancy. With an occupancy of less than 60 percent it would seem as...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     The 2018 Women of Color Expo Tulsa will take place. Saturday, September 15 from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and is FREE for all to attend. Seminars include information on finances, health, hair, spiritual wellness...
www.blackdoctor.org     It’s safe to say that technology has a grip on the youth like never before. From iPads to cell phones, it is safe to say our children are growing up in a world vastly different than we did. With...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     The 14th Annual Harris Family Reunion convened this past weekend in South Tulsa/Bixby, led by the family patriarch, 96-year-old lifelong Bixby resident, Rev. Walter B. Harris and his younger brother, 89-year-old Tulsa resident, Willis J. Harris,...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Mayor G.T. Bynum will host a news conference on Sept. 10, at 8 a.m. to mark the opening of Riverside Drive to traffic between 21 st and 41 st Streets. Joining him at the news conference...
By Eagle Newswire     Ivey, Ida Rena, 51, Morton women’s health program and community investment director, died Tuesday, Aug. 21. Memorial service were held on Saturday, Aug. 25 at  Antioch Baptist Church. Ida Rena was born on December 18, 1966, in Kansas...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Photo Credit Michael Bulmer   Betty Shelby while on duty as a Tulsa police officer shot a black man with his hands raised, standing upright, in broad daylight for the whole world to see. Shelby...